Leadbelly ‎– Take This Hammer

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Bluebird (3) ‎– 82876509572, RCA Victor Group ‎– 82876509572, BMG ‎– 82876509572
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1 Leadbelly And The Golden Gate Jubilee Quartet* Pick A Bale Of Cotton
Written-By – Alan Lomax, Huddie Ledbetter, John A. Lomax
2:59
2 Leadbelly And The Golden Gate Jubilee Quartet* Alabama Bound
Written-By – Huddie Ledbetter
3:03
3 Leadbelly And The Golden Gate Jubilee Quartet* Yellow Gal
Written-By – Alan Lomax, Huddie Ledbetter, John A. Lomax
2:58
4 Leadbelly And The Golden Gate Jubilee Quartet* Midnight Special
Written-By – Huddie Ledbetter
3:06
5 Leadbelly And The Golden Gate Jubilee Quartet* Rock Island Line
Written-By – Huddie Ledbetter
2:35
6 Leadbelly And The Golden Gate Jubilee Quartet* Whoa Back, Buck
Written-By – Alan Lomax, Huddie Ledbetter, John A. Lomax
3:06
7 Leadbelly Good Morning Blues
Written-By – Alan Lomax, Huddie Ledbetter
2:52
8 Leadbelly Leavin' Blues
Written-By – Alan Lomax, Huddie Ledbetter
3:00
9 Leadbelly TB Blues
Written-By – Traditional
3:07
10 Leadbelly Red Cross Store Blues
Written-By – Alan Lomax, Huddie Ledbetter, John A. Lomax
3:07
11 Leadbelly Sail On Little Girl, Sail On
Written-By – Traditional
3:15
12 Leadbelly Roberta
Written-By – Alan Lomax, Huddie Ledbetter, John A. Lomax
3:00
13 Leadbelly Alberta
Written-By – Huddie Ledbetter
3:10
14 Leadbelly I'm On My Last Go Round
Written-By – Traditional
3:07
15 Leadbelly And The Golden Gate Jubilee Quartet* Grey Goose
Written-By – Traditional
2:56
16 Leadbelly And The Golden Gate Jubilee Quartet* Didn't Ol' John Cross The Water
Written-By – Traditional
3:07
17 Leadbelly And The Golden Gate Jubilee Quartet* Stewball
Written-By – Huddie Ledbetter
2:59
18 Leadbelly And The Golden Gate Jubilee Quartet* Take This Hammer
Written-By – Huddie Ledbetter
2:58
19 Leadbelly And The Golden Gate Jubilee Quartet* Can't You Line 'Em
Written-By – Traditional
2:53
20 Leadbelly And The Golden Gate Jubilee Quartet* Julianne Johnson
Written-By – Traditional
3:12
21 Leadbelly And The Golden Gate Jubilee Quartet* Ham An' Eggs
Written-By – Huddie Ledbetter
2:58
22 Leadbelly Easy Rider
Written-By – Huddie Ledbetter
3:11
23 Leadbelly New York City
Written-By – Traditional
3:01
24 Leadbelly Worried Blues
Written-By – Traditional
3:12
25 Leadbelly Don't You Love Your Daddy No More
Written-By – Traditional
3:04
26 Leadbelly You Can't Lose-A-Me Cholly
Written-By – Alan Lomax, Huddie Ledbetter, John A. Lomax
3:05

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Tracks 1-14 recorded at RCA Victor Studio #2, New York City, NY, June 15, 1940.
Tracks 15-26 recorded at RCA Victor Studio #1, New York City, NY, June 17, 1940.

Original Issues:
1: Victor 27268/BS-051295-1
2: Victor 27268/BS-051299-1
3: Previously unissued/BS-051296-1
4: Victor 27266/BS-051298-1/USBB10200528
5: Victor EPA-818/BS-051500-1
6: RCA LPV-505/BS-051297-1
7: Bluebird B8791/BS-051501-1
8: Bluebird B8791/BS-051502-1
9: Bluebird B8559/BS-051503-1
10: Bluebird B8709/BS-051504-1
11: Bluebird B8550/BS-051505-1
12: Bluebird B8709/BS-051506-1
13: Bluebird B8559/BS-051507-1
14: Bluebird B8981/BS-051508-1
15: Victor 27267/BS-051327-2
16: Previously unissued/BS-051328-1
17: Victor 27267/BS-051329-1
18: RCA Victor (UK) RCX 146/BS-051330-1
19: RCA Europe NL 90321/BS-051331-1
20: Previously unissued/BS-051332-1
21: Victor 27266/BS-051333-1
22: Bluebird B8570/BS-051322-1
23: Bluebird B8750/BS-051323-1
24: Bluebird B8570/BS-051324-1
25: Bluebird B8550/BS-051325-1
26: Bluebird B8570/BS-051326-1

Released as volume 5 of the "When the Sun Goes Down: The Secret History of Rock & Roll" series.

℗ & © 2003 BMG.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 8 2876-50957-2 3

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
82876 50957 2 Leadbelly Take This Hammer(CD, Comp) Bluebird (3), RCA Victor Group, BMG 82876 50957 2 Europe 2003 Sell This Version
82876 50957 2 Leadbelly Take This Hammer(CD, Comp) Bluebird (3), RCA Victor Group, BMG 82876 50957 2 UK, Europe & US Unknown Sell This Version
82876-50957-2 D146954 Leadbelly Take This Hammer(CD, Comp, Club, RE) Bluebird (3), RCA Victor Group, BMG 82876-50957-2 D146954 US Unknown Sell This Version
82876-50957-2 Leadbelly Take This Hammer(CD, Comp) Bluebird (3), RCA Victor Group, BMG 82876-50957-2 US 2003 Sell This Version

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